Dave Bautista’s makeup for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 took almost 1.5 hours!
Bautista plays Drax – a tortured soul whose people take things quite literally – in both the Guardians films.
As you may imagine, Bautista doesn’t actually look that blue in real life, so his makeup process is quite involved.
You can check it out below in a video from one of the involved artists…
Here it is! Drax Makeup Application for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2. Makeup Artists: Brian Sipe Rob Pritchard Jon Moore Matt Sprunger This makeup took us around 1 hour and 20 minutes. Got the dance down and cranked the music. The prosthetic transfers were resculpted and fabricated by Legacy Effects. #TeamDrax #Drax #Draxthedestroyer #davebautista #guardiansofthegalaxy #guardiansofthegalaxy2 #guardiansofthegalaxyvol2 #gotgvol2 #prosthetics #prostheticmakeup #spfxmakeup #specialmakeupfx #makeupartist #makeup @davebautista @briansipemakeup @mrnibs77 @jonmoorefx @ms675